Google Cloud Dataproc - the fast, easy and safe way to try Spark 2.0-preview

| July 13, 2016

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If you like to stay on the cutting edge of the Apache Spark and Apache Hadoop ecosystem, we have some good news — you can test new versions of these tools in a fast, easy and cost-effective way. Google Cloud Dataproc, Google Cloud Platform’s managed Spark and Hadoop service, has a preview image version which often includes preview releases of popular Spark and Hadoop components.

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